I Am Sold On Covering A Cake In Ganache

Decorating By dreamdelights Updated 14 Sep 2010 , 2:08am by Bluehue

dreamdelights Posted 13 Sep 2010 , 2:26am
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I covered a cake with the recipe from planet cake. Found is easier and will use this for all the fondant covered cake.

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kimbordeaux Posted 13 Sep 2010 , 9:22pm
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Did you find it easy? I made a couple of ganache covered cakes for family consumption, found it easy to work with. I wonder though if it needs to be refrigerated? I didn't refrigerate the ones I made but they only lasted a day before they were eaten. Glad you had success!

dreamdelights Posted 14 Sep 2010 , 12:55am
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I found it easy

Tiffany0481 Posted 14 Sep 2010 , 1:13am
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I just used ganache for the first time this past weekend and I loved it!! I just don't know what to do with the extra that i have. Will it be ok on the counter or should it be in the frig?

sillywabbitz Posted 14 Sep 2010 , 1:18am
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I freeze my left over ganache. I really liked ganache under fondant using chocolate ganache but have really struggled with white chocolate ganache. Dreamdelights did you use white or regular chocolate. If you used white what brand/type did you use.

Thanks

dreamdelights Posted 14 Sep 2010 , 1:53am
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I used regular chocolate. Ghirardelli dark chocolate. Did not try white chocolate yet but for the white you have to use Couverture Chocolate not easy to find in a regular supermarket. I have a supermarket by me that sell it in blocks. I will try white chocolate next.

Bluehue Posted 14 Sep 2010 , 2:08am
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icon_smile.gif More are converted to the *ganache way of life* thumbs_up.gif


No, Ganache doesn't have to be refrigerated.
And any left over can be frozen for up to a Month.

Bluehue.

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